Papakura High School Papakura High School

Level 1 Tongan - Lea Faka-Tonga

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

Recommended Prior Learning

Students will need to ideally have a basic understanding of the Tongan language and can demonstrate some spoken and written competency in the language. 

Students MUST be willing to stand and present speeches in spoken Lea Faka-Tonga. Students MUST be willing to participate/contribute in class discussions.

Mālō e lelei, this semester you will explore the different ways of speaking and interacting in the Tongan language through various Tongan cultural settings. You will have opportunity to join Polyfest to experience Tongan dance and singing and at the same gain some credits. 

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The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.